Bhamaha, Bhāmaha: 8 definitions
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Bhāmaha (भामह):—m. Nomen proprium eines Autors [PRATĀPAR.1,2.2,b,1.] [Oxforder Handschriften 207,b,18. 210,a] [?(No. 495).] Verfassers der Manoramā. eines Commentars zu Vararuci's Prākṛtaprakāśa, [?178,b (No. 405).]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Bhāmaha (भामह):—m. Nomen proprium eines Autors. bhāmahālaṃkāraśāstra n. [Private libraries (Gustav) 1.]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
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Full-text (+49): Alamkarashastra, Udbhata, Prakritamanorama, Yogavibhaga, Prakritaprakasha, Rudrata, Gaudi, Vaidarbhi, Punjaraja, Acarya, Capalatishayokti, Sambandhatishayokti, Prakritacandrika, Atishayokti, Prasadaguna, Sasandeha, Paryayokta, Prativastu, Vakrokti, Paryayokti.
Search found 21 books and stories containing Bhamaha, Bhāmaha; (plurals include: Bhamahas, Bhāmahas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Kavyamimamsa of Rajasekhara (Study) (by Debabrata Barai)
Part 8.1 - Rājaśekhara’s concepts of the Universe < [Chapter 5 - Analyasis and Interpretations of the Kāvyamīmāṃsā]
Part 3 - Kāvyālaṃkāra of Bhāmaha < [Chapter 2 - A General Outlines of Sanskrit Poetics]
Part 19 - Rājaśekhara’s Earlier Work’s on Kavi-śikṣā < [Chapter 2 - A General Outlines of Sanskrit Poetics]
Annadatri-carita (study) (by Sarannya V.)
6. Poetic Beauty (b): Alankaras (Aesthetics) < [Chapter 3 - An Introduction to Annadatri-carita]
Indian Aesthetics and Telugu Poetry Today < [January – March, 2008]
A Literary Causerie < [October – December, 1996]
Art and Morality < [January – March, 1990]
Alamkaras mentioned by Vamana (by Pratim Bhattacharya)
3: Alaṃkāra-śāstra according to Bhāmaha (7th century) < [Chapter 2 - The concept of alaṃkāra in Sanskrit Poetics]
4: Alaṃkāra-śāstra according to Udbhaṭa (8th century) < [Chapter 2 - The concept of alaṃkāra in Sanskrit Poetics]
1-2: The number of Alaṃkāras (poetic figures) mentioned < [Chapter 5 - A Comparative study of the different alaṃkāras mentioned by Vāmana]
Kuntaka’s evaluation of Sanskrit literature (by Nikitha. M)
2. The concept of vakrokti in earlier poeticians < [Chapter 1 - Vakroktijīvita: A Synoptic Survey]
3.3. The concept of figures (alaṅkāras) according to Kuntaka < [Chapter 1 - Vakroktijīvita: A Synoptic Survey]
Origin and development of Sanskrit poetics < [Introduction]
The backdrop of the Srikanthacarita and the Mankhakosa (by Dhrubajit Sarma)
Part 1 - Sanskrit kāvya and its definitions < [Chapter I - Introduction]
Part 2 - Divisions of kāvya < [Chapter I - Introduction]
Part 2 - Rasa or the sentiment < [Chapter III - Literary Assessment Of The Śrīkaṇṭhacarita]